Who We Are?

CCHR is a leading non-aligned, independent, non-governmental organization that works to promote and protect democracy and respect for human rights — primarily civil and political rights - in Cambodia. We empower civil society to claim its rights and drive for progress; and through detailed research and analysis we develop innovative policy, and advocate for its implementation.

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Conviction of Mother Nature Activists is a National Shame

04/07/2024     Press Releases
The Phnom Penh Capital Court’s conviction and sentencing of 10 Mother Nature activists to 6-8 years in prison, and the arrest of five of them on 2 July 2024, is a shame for our nation. Silencing environmental defenders and characterising their peaceful advocacy as a threat to the state is a mockery of justice. It is well past time for authorities to listen to and work...
The State of Freedom of Expression, Press Freedom, and Access to Information in Cambodia
The State of Freedom of Expression, Press Freedom, and Access to Information in Cambodia

The Cambodian Center for Human Rights (“CCHR”), is pleased to announce the release of its annual report on the state of freedom of expression, press freedom, and access to information in Cambodia, produced by the Advancing Rights in Cambodia (“ARC”) Project and the Promoting and Protecting Fr...

Latest Publications

 
Joint Submission_4th UPR_Labour
18/07/2024     General Reports

 It is with concern that the members of this joint submission highlight the continued erosion of rights in the labor sector. We observe that the independent...